It’s Christmas time at McKinley High and Finn tries to get everyone in the holiday spirit; Brittany needs no help because she still believes in Santa Claus. In other news, Sue scams the teacher’s Secret Santa.
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The Glee Club is still facing criticism even after winning the Regionals and so decide they are going to sing “The Most Wonderful Day Of The Year”. The find a christmas tree by the roadside, which they put up and decorate with leftover tinsel and ornaments found in a dead neighbor’s house plus some empty presents stolen from the local mall.
Will is keen to spread the festive joy even further and raise money for the local homeless shelter and youth program by taking the Glee Club carol singing.
In some very festive red uniforms, the Glee club spread the joy with a version of “We Need A Little Christmas” which comes from the musical Mame. Unfortunately they get some sarcastic remarks from their classmates and even get a shoe thrown at them!
Meanwhile, Finn is struggling to forgive his girlfriend for betraying him by kissing Pick. Rachel sings us two great songs, “Merry Christmas Darling” by the Carpenters and “Last Christmas” by Wham!.
At Dalton Academy, Kurt sings a song to flirt with Blaine – a rather well choreographed version of “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” by Dean Martin and more recently Rainn Wilson and Selma Blair. The chemistry between Kurt and Blaine is very obvious and they really milk this performance, ending up sat on a couch giving each other “that” look!
Back at McKinley High, Artie realizes that Brittany still believes in Santa and doesn’t want this innocent belief destroyed, though he very soon realizes that this may have been a mistake. Brittany goes to see Santa and tells him her Christmas wish is for Artie to be able to walk.
Together with the rest of the Glee Club, Artie comes up with a plan to help keep Christmas alive and asks Coach Beiste to play Santa. She dresses up and goes to Brittany’s house to tell her that her wish is a very hard miracle for Santa to perform. Naturally, Brittany is a bit down about this, but with the help of some Israeli technology and a secret gift giving Santa, her wish is granted and Artie walks for the first time.
Sue dresses up as the Grinch and through a mean trick, ends up as everybody’s secret Santa. She buys all the presents, has them repossessed and then steams them again!
However, when She and Becky hear the Glee Club singing “Welcome Christmas” from How The Grinch Stole Christmas they have an epiphany and realize the miracle of Christmas. Sue goes to Will’s house, lights the fire in his fireplace and apologizes for being a Grinch. She then brings in the Glee kids to join him so he’s not alone for Christmas.